Alice deals with a variety of agricultural and rural property matters including first registration of unregistered land, sales and purchases of agricultural land, leases of rural properties (both residential and commercial), grants of rights and easements and leases of telecommunications sites. She also advises clients on manorial rights, in particular the registration of mining and mineral rights. 

Alice’s clients include a number of large landed estates, as well as individual landowners, farmers and charities. Alice acts for the National Trust and Grainger plc in relation to their rural property portfolios.

    Experience
    Examples of experience include:
    • Voluntary first registration of land and sporting rights for a large estate in Cumbria
    • Registration of manorial rights (including mines and minerals) for a number of landed estates
    • Surrender of AHA tenancy and subsequent sale of farm for a commercial landowner
    • Leases of numerous telecommunication mast sites for a variety of clients.